BRA - BRAZIL
PETRÓPOLIS
Description  
Location Petrópolis
RJ - Rio de Janeiro - Região Sudeste
Location  
Latitude - Longitude - 22°30'21"     - 43°10'21"
-22.505833     -43.1725
UTM Coordinates X = 687982.487  -  Y = 7510034.876  -  Zone 23K
Aerial photo / Map (*) Aerial photo / Map (*) Google Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Bing Maps  -   Aerial photo / Map (*) Flash Earth
Altitude AMSL 853 m - 2799 ft
Inauguration  
Closing  
Designer  
Sources and links (Translation) (**)
(1) Italian mail, note Mail from Nanni Dietrich dated June 28th 2007
(2) Brazilian Portuguese blog-do-saloma.blogspot.com/2007/07/circuito-imperial.html
(3) English www.milermeter.com/?r=1489641Track layout
(4) Brazilian Portuguese www.obvio.ind.br/Circuito%20de%20Rua%20de%20Petropolis%20-%201968.htm
(5) Brazilian Portuguese www.obvio.ind.br/Luis%20Pereira%20Bueno.htmDescription (without map)

(*) NOTE: a complete and detailed view of the circuit can be found (if available) on Street View by Google Maps and/or Bird's Eye and 3D views by Bing Maps for Enterprise (former Microsoft Virtual Earth): both can be reached using their own link in Aerial photo / Map cell.

(**) For on-line not-English speaking sources, click on each small flag and you open the corresponding Google Translator page with automatic translation.

Petrópolis
Description Track length calculated on aerial photo is quite different from the one reported by the other source. I have no more info.
Years ...÷196x
Direction Anticlockwise   Anticlockwise
Progetto Proposal NO
No longer operational YES
Car Circuit YES
Motorbike circuit  
Type Street course
Inauguration  
Closing  
Last update of this page December 14th 2007
Info last update  
Designer  
Distinctive points Rua Floriano Peixoto - Rua Albeto Torres - Avenida Ipiranga - Curva da Matriz - Museu - Avenida 15 de Novembro (Rua do Imperador)
length 4100  m 13451  ft 2.548  mi   (1)
length 3150  m 10335  ft 1.957  mi Calculated from aerial photo (*) (3)

Petrópolis

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Updates
Date Track layout Years Description by Map by Thanks to Note
December 18th 2007     Lorenzo Tommasi Lorenzo Tommasi   New Map
December 14th 2007     Guido de Carli Guido de Carli Lorenzo Tommasi Update Description with map
June 28th 2007     Guido de Carli   Nanni Dietrich New Description without map
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